Other Protocol Licensing ProgramsFile Server Licensing Program
Microsoft offers a patent license for the Windows file server protocols set used in server implementations between network server file management and delivery services.Protocol Optimization Licensing Program
The Protocol Optimization Licensing Program (POLP) permits the modification of Microsoft standard protocol packets for use in branch office and WAN Optimization scenarios. Remote Desktop Protocol Licensing Program
Microsoft offers a patent license for the RDP protocol set used for securely channeling communications between components of remote clients and terminal servers.